Mike Ellegood is a Civil Engineer with over 50 years of experience in delivering multi-million dollar public projects. Now the owner of a small business specializing in capital program management for public agencies, he previously held senior management positions in both private firms and public agencies. Mike is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University with a bachelors of science degree in civil engineering, he received a master’s degree in civil engineering from NYU. He served in the US Army as a Combat Engineer in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal. He is a resident of Yavapai County and serves as president of the Yavapai County Education Foundation and as a Commissioner on the Yavapai County Planning and Zoning Commission. Business Community Representative. Term expires January 2026.